Sierra Searcy

Sierra Searcy

Sierra Searcy is from the ‘Motor-City’ also known as Detroit, Michigan and is a true Midwest girl. She is a Spartan, GO GREEN, with a bachelor's degree from Michigan State University. She studied Journalism with a concentration in broadcast and African and African American Studies. Sierra is also a very proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.

She joined the WNEM-TV 5 team in February of 2023, as a morning co-anchor for WNEM Wake Up and WNEM-TV 5 at 9. Before making her way to mid-Michigan, she was a morning anchor in the Quad Cities and a midday news anchor in northern Michigan.

In her spare time Sierra enjoys cooking, trying new restaurants, collecting vinyl records, going to concerts and listening to all sorts of music.

Sierra loves meeting new people and mostly does so through volunteer work. She says, “I love getting to know people in the community and telling their stories. The stories that need to be told. Whether it is through volunteering or going to events, community involvement is very important.”

Sierra is always looking to interact and talk to viewers so if you see her out and about be sure to say hello.

To reach Sierra you can email her at or follow her on Facebook and Twitter @SierraSearcyTV.